WELLA Strawberry Blonde vs. L’OREAL Strawberry Blonde

Battle of the (Strawberry) Blondes!  If you have read the posts "Strawberry Blonde Hair: My Epic Journey" and "Part Two", and if you haven't you should, the writing is superb, (ha ha) then you already know that I have two favorite color combos to make strawberry blonde hair.  One is from mixing two shades of ...

Covergirl Katy Perry’s “Ready, Set, Gorgeous” Foundation Review & Swatch

A new product launch is a very exciting thing for me.  It's right up there in My Favorites Things along with my birthday and salad buffets.  Covergirl has come out with a new line called "Ready, Set, Gorgeous" with Katy Perry as the spokesmodel.  It includes a foundation, powder, and concealer that promises to be ...

Maskcara IID Foundation + Blush + Illuminator = Review / Demo

OOOhhh, girl.  I have to say, I am very excited for this post.  Maskcara is one of my favorite beauty bloggers.  She's an absolute gem and has the best YouTube tutorials for hair and makeup.  Last year she launched her own line of foundation, called IID foundation, cream blush, and cream highlighter.  Together they are ...

Makeup For Red Lipstick Days

This is a question I get alot.  How do I wear red lipstick?  Or more often, people will tell me they feel like they look like a kid who found her mom's makeup drawer when they wear red (or bright) lipstick. But, hey, who's your gal who's always got a beauty trick up her sleeve?  ME!  ...

Julep Oxygen Smoothing Base Coat & Performance Top Coat YOUR NAIL MIRACLES

I do not use the word miracle lightly.  Especially when it comes to makeup and beauty products.  There are very few things that I have changed me.  And by "me," yes, I mean My Soul. Julep's new Oxygen Smoothing Base Coat and Performance Top Coat, each $18/$14 Maven price, are a spin off of Julep's Oxygen ...

MANGA MADNESS: L’Oreal Manga Mascara Review

I'VE GONE MAD FOR MANGA.  Manga.  Manga.  Manga.  Manga madness.  Ma-ma-ma-ma-madness. Ok, what is it?  Manga is L'oreal's new mascara.  It's part of the "Voluminous" line and promises to build 15 times more volume than bare lashes and give you a wide-eyed look. Now, if you've been with my blog for a bit, then you know that ...

Eyelashi Lashes in “Sexy”: An Ooh-La-La Review

Lashes, lashes, lashes!  I have so many false lashes, that I have a special storage case separate from the rest of my makeup that I keep them in.  I know, I'm totally Marriage Material, right? I've used a ton of different brands of lashes, but hadn't heard of Eyelashi until I received a pair in a ...